Sunday, October 18, 2009

Weekly Agenda 10/19-10/23

MON
Introduce Toulmin Method
-in foldables
-Inductive vs Deductive Reasoning
--syllogism ("Rhinoceros")
--enthymeme
HW: McGraw-Hill Reader: W.J. Bennett p443:
Composition #'s 2 & 3
Rhetoric #6
Write #1

TUES
Overhead
-images to represent specific logical fallacy
--students record impressions and compare
Conventions of Argument
-Fallacies Definitions
--emotional, ethical, flashpoint logical

Share responses to Bennett piece-discussion
HW record fallacies into literary terms rings
x2 glossary entries

WED
cont' Fallacies

THURS
Reexamining Classic Argument
-identify fallacies
-explain how they work on the public or audience
HW Letter to Bennett

FRI
Previous Knowlede of Salem Witch Trials
-Hawthorne's "Young Goodman Brown"
--America's history with passionate-blind-righteous faith
--Bridge themes from GoW: land lust, red scare, mob mentality
HW "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" Journal Entry ____